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L.A. Sheriff's training academy closes

May 14, 2008 8:36:52 AM PDT
The Los Angeles County Sheriff's training academy has been closed.Sheriff Lee Baca shut down the facility after state inspectors raised concerns over equipment, crowding and testing procedures there.

Among the findings: some instructors gave cadets answers to tests and allowed cadets to retake tests several times in order to pass.

The academy will remain closed for the next month while the program is re-evaluated.


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